Period
to 20 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for IaaS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited IaaS over the 6 months to 20 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
20 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 79 68 57
Rank change year-on-year -11 -11 +37
Contract jobs citing IaaS 19 26 77
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 1.75% 2.66% 4.81%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.94% 17.22% 31.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 21 69
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £500 £395 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.58% +8.97% -48.21%
10th Percentile £394 £325 £313
90th Percentile £610 £400 £533
North East median daily rate £498 £391 £363
% change year-on-year +27.16% +7.93% -46.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £47.50 - -
North East median hourly rate £47.50 - -

IaaS is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 320 151 247
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 29.52% 15.47% 15.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 126 196
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £456 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.39% +28.57% -6.67%
10th Percentile £226 £306 £274
90th Percentile £575 £644 £504
North East median daily rate £450 £413 £350
% change year-on-year +9.09% +17.86% -9.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 6
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £28.00 £10.00 £40.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +180.00% -75.16% +45.05%
10th Percentile £12.05 £10.00 £16.72
90th Percentile £44.75 £10.00 £55.25
North East median hourly rate £14.25 £27.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year -48.18% -5.17% +5.45%

IaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing IaaS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for IaaS in Tyne and Wear

IaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing IaaS in Tyne and Wear.

Contractor daily rate trend for IaaS in Tyne and Wear

IaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IaaS in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 20 March 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IaaS in Tyne and Wear

IaaS
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IaaS within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 20 March 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -8 16 £550 +39.24% 4
Gateshead - 3 £413 -
IaaS
North East

For the 6 months to 20 March 2019, IT contractor jobs citing IaaS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for IaaS.

1 17 (89.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (47.37%) SQL
3 8 (42.11%) SaaS
3 8 (42.11%) PaaS
4 7 (36.84%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (31.58%) Data Management
5 6 (31.58%) PowerShell
6 5 (26.32%) Power BI
6 5 (26.32%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (26.32%) Information Security
6 5 (26.32%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (26.32%) JSON
6 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (26.32%) XML
6 5 (26.32%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (21.05%) Oracle
7 4 (21.05%) Dell
7 4 (21.05%) Migration
7 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 4 (21.05%) Elastic Stack
7 4 (21.05%) Ansible
7 4 (21.05%) Boomi
7 4 (21.05%) Azure Active Directory
7 4 (21.05%) DevOps
8 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
8 3 (15.79%) Coaching
8 3 (15.79%) Puppet
8 3 (15.79%) Office 365
8 3 (15.79%) RESTful

IaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.53%) Confluence
2 1 (5.26%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 17 (89.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (42.11%) PaaS
2 8 (42.11%) SaaS
3 7 (36.84%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (21.05%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (21.05%) Boomi
5 3 (15.79%) Office 365
6 1 (5.26%) Akamai
6 1 (5.26%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Firewall
2 2 (10.53%) Internet
3 1 (5.26%) BGP
3 1 (5.26%) DHCP
3 1 (5.26%) DNS
3 1 (5.26%) NAS
3 1 (5.26%) OSPF
3 1 (5.26%) SAN
3 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (26.32%) Power BI
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) JIRA
2 1 (5.26%) GitLab
2 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio Team System
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Architect
2 3 (15.79%) Database Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Developer
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Applications Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Azure Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Software Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Technical Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Cloud Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Designer
4 1 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Lead Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Security Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) JSON
1 5 (26.32%) XML
2 4 (21.05%) Elastic Stack
3 3 (15.79%) RESTful
4 2 (10.53%) .NET
4 2 (10.53%) Node.js
4 2 (10.53%) Web Services
5 1 (5.26%) Middleware
5 1 (5.26%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Public Cloud
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) PKI
3 1 (5.26%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Linux
1 3 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (10.53%) CentOS
3 1 (5.26%) Windows
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (31.58%) Data Management
3 5 (26.32%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (26.32%) Information Security
3 5 (26.32%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (21.05%) DevOps
4 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 4 (21.05%) Migration
5 3 (15.79%) Coaching
5 3 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
5 3 (15.79%) Open Source
5 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
6 2 (10.53%) BDD
6 2 (10.53%) Database Tuning
6 2 (10.53%) High Availability
6 2 (10.53%) Kernel Tuning
6 2 (10.53%) OWASP
6 2 (10.53%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) SQL
2 6 (31.58%) PowerShell
3 3 (15.79%) Java
4 2 (10.53%) C#
4 2 (10.53%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
1 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) GDPR
1 3 (15.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
1 1 (5.26%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) Ansible
2 3 (15.79%) Puppet
3 2 (10.53%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Dell
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle
2 3 (15.79%) Google
3 2 (10.53%) EnterpriseDB
3 2 (10.53%) Pega
3 2 (10.53%) ServiceNow
4 1 (5.26%) BMC
4 1 (5.26%) Dynatrace
4 1 (5.26%) EMC
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.26%) VMware